Event Calendar at a Glance


Park Pavilion Reservations

The Park Pavilion Reservation Calendar opens up each year on the first business day of January (January 4, 2021) at 8:00 a.m. Please go to the Park Pavilion Reservation page for more information.


Easter Egg Hunt

Our 2021 Easter event will be an at-home egg-stravaganza! Drive through our egg pick-up on March 27, see the Easter Bunny, pick up treats and filled eggs, then hold your own egg hunt at home. Pick-ups will be staggered. Sign-ups open on Thursday, March 4. The link will be posted here.


4th Grade Arbor Day Essay contest

The 4th grade students from all Highland elementary schools are invited to enter an essay contest to celebrate Arbor Day. Emails will be coming from the school with details. Three winners will be chosen from each school.

Hooked on Fishing- postponed until 2022

The Hooked on Fishing program focuses on educating youth (6 to 13 years old) about fishing and aquatic resources. Please go to the Hooked on Fishing page for more information and to sign up to be a fishing instructor.  


Arbor Day Tree Sale and Planting- May 1 & 8

Tree planting: May 1 at 8 am at Town Center Meadows Park. Tree sale May 1 for Highland residents, May 8 open to all. See details here.

Spring Clean-Up- May 14 & 15

Dumpsters will be available on the designated days in the parking lot at the mouth of the American Fork Canyon. Residents may dispose of metal, wood, and household waste. No green waste or hazardous waste is accepted.  Green waste should be taken directly to North Point Transfer Station.

This clean-up is for Highland residents only. Please bring current proof of residency, which will be verified at the entry. Please follow the directions of the staff members on site.  

We are taking extra precautions to protect the health of our citizens. Due to physical distancing guidelines, we are unable to help residents unload items from vehicles. A front-end loader will be there to move heavy items from the ground into the dumpster. Please bring a family member with you if you will need help unloading materials into the loader or dumpsters.

Canal Boulevard Grand Opening- May 15

Join us Saturday, May 15 in-person or via Facebook Live for the grand opening of Canal Boulevard in Highland! Local elected officials remarks will begin at 9:30, followed by the official opening of the road at 10 a.m. From 10-noon, members of the public are invited to “Roll and Stroll”- walk, run or ride bikes and scooters on the road, and check out some classic cars at the same time. Food trucks will be open from 9-12. (Thirs-T & Auntie Anne's Pretzels) Canal Boulevard will open to traffic at 1 p.m. Park at the Highland Glen trail head or along the east end of Canal Blvd.
If you would like to bring your car to the car show, please email us at events@highlandcity.org


July- August

Highland Fling- Aug 2-7

The Highland Fling is back! For the latest event detail, see HighlandCityFling.com and follow the city’s social media accounts. 


Senior Citizens Appreciation Dinner- Thursday, September 16, 2021

Each year the Highland Youth City Council invites all Senior Citizens 60 and over to the annual Young At Heart Appreciation Dinner.  This is a FREE event for Highland Seniors and reservations are appreciated, but not required.

Details will come closer to the event. We hope to have an outdoor concert and dinner similar to our 2020 event.


Trick-or-Treat Street or Pumpkin Walk

If your family or group is interested in volunteering for this event, please email us at events@highlandcity.org..


Coloring Contest

This was a hit in 2020! Watch for coloring pages to be posted just after Halloween for 2021.

Food Drive

Highland Youth City Council will be collecting food for Tabitha's Way Food Pantry. Drop of donations at City Hall or at participating businesses.

Silent Santa 

Watch for information in the Fall. Local health conditions will impact this event.


Christmas Crafts Day with Santa 

Watch for information in the Fall. Local health conditions will impact this event.

Contact Us

For additional information, please email the Events Coordinator or call (801) 772-4507.

  1. Corrine Prestwich

    Civic Events Coordinator
    Phone: 801-772-4507